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Gun Firms Must Abide By Human Rights Policy: Activists

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Category: blogSource: valuewalkSep 11th, 2019

How Bitcoin Is Used to Promote Human Rights: Stories From Activists and Refugees

CoinDesk reporter Leigh Cuen is joined by the Human Rights Foundation’s Alex Gladstein and Syrian entrepreneur Moe Ghashim to discuss how cultural context shapes the way people view bitcoin, including stories from the Middle East......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 17th, 2020

24 assassinations that changed the world

Carl Mydans/The LIFE Picture Collection / Getty From political leaders to human rights activists to former Russian spies, assassinations have changed the world. Beloved politicians like Mahatma Gandhi, John F. Kennedy, and Martin Luthe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 10th, 2020

Are your apparel and footwear made by Chinese slave labor?

That’s what we want to find out by asking apparel and footwear maker Skechers to adopt a human rights policy and figure out exacting where... The post Are your apparel and footwear made by Chinese slave labor? appeared first on ValueWalk......»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 31st, 2019

Photos show Kim Jong Un opening a new ski town that North Korean state media called the "epitome of civilization" — but human rights activists say it was built with slave labor

KCNA via Reuters A .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 3rd, 2019

Several Arizona cities among top for LGBTQ inclusion in municipal law, policy

In a new assessment by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, they found that many Arizona cities rank above the national average for LGBTQ inclusion in municipal law and policy. The eighth annual Municipal Equality Index assessed LGBTQ equality in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 19th, 2019

Uighur activists say China is running nearly 500 detention camps and prisons in Xinjiang based on satellite images

Reuters A Uighur human rights group says.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 14th, 2019

Animal rights activists arrested at California Whole Foods

Activists used a giant cut-out of Jeff Bezos' head, live music and human chains to protest Whole Foods' animal product providers.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 1st, 2019

French Activists Successfully Block Saudi Ship From Loading Purchased Weapons 

Authored by Andrea Germanos via Common Dreams A human rights organizat.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 12th, 2019

GEO Group Shareholders Request A Report On The Implementation On Human Rights Policy

At the annual meeting of shareholders for GEO Group this morning, .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 7th, 2019

Shell faces lawsuit from climate change activists over fossil fuels

Environmentalist and human rights groups said on Friday they had started a lawsuit against Royal Dutch Shell in the Netherlands to force the energy firm to cut its reliance on fossil fuels......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 5th, 2019

UN rights experts decry Big Finance moves in housing market

Two independent U.N. human rights experts are denouncing moves by big investment firms to buy up affordable and low-income homes to the detriment of tenants, singling out one by name: Blackstone Group......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 26th, 2019

U.S. Challenges Russia, China, North Korea, Iran in New Human Rights Report

The four countries singled out in the latest State Department report on human rights are the same targeted by U.S. foreign policy......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 21st, 2018

Human Rights Report by U.S. Singles Out Russia, China

The first assessment by the State Department under the Trump administration also reflects some policy changes......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 20th, 2018

Open Letters Ask Mark Zuckerberg: Why Does Facebook Help Governments Crush Dissent and Fuel Ethnic Conflict?

Activists and human rights advocates want answers from Facebook......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 10th, 2018

US poised to announce exit from UN human rights council after chief calls Trump border policy "government-sanctioned child abuse"

US poised to announce exit from UN human rights council after chief calls Trump border policy "government-sanctioned child abuse".....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 19th, 2018

Trump Is Said to Be Planning U.S. Withdrawal From UN’s Human Rights Council

The 47-member council, based in Geneva and created in 2006, began its latest session on Monday with a broadside against President Donald Trump’s immigration policy. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 19th, 2018

Mexico Criticizes U.S. Immigration Policy

Mexico’s government issued a strong rebuke to U.S. immigration policies that it said violate the human rights of children by separating them from their undocumented migrant parents......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 19th, 2018

Trump Could Withdraw From UN’s Human Rights Council Tuesday

The 47-member council, based in Geneva and created in 2006, began its latest session on Monday with a broadside against President Donald Trump’s immigration policy. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 19th, 2018

Criticism of North Korean Repression Is Discouraged, Activists Complain

South Korean authorities, wary of upsetting a rapprochement with North Korea, are playing down the need to confront Pyongyang’s human-rights violations, worrying defectors and activists who have spoken out against the regime’s repression......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 25th, 2018

Trump"s "zero-tolerance" immigration policy still violates fundamental human rights laws

Trump's "zero-tolerance" immigration policy violates the international human.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 30th, 2018